It’s October and it’s time to plan a few ( or many ) fun Halloween crafts to get excited about the holiday and learn at the same time. Each one of these books has been paired with a great craft or activity that work on a variety of skills in a playful way. Click on the book title and you will be taken to Amazon through and affiliate link to check out the book. Click on the craft and you will be taken to the full craft tutorial so you can see the step by step instructions to make it with your child.
Did we miss one of your favorite Halloween books and crafts ? Add them in comments so we can make this resource even more helpful.
Frankie Stein Starts Schoolby Lola M. Schaefer and our TP Roll Frankenstein.
Monster Math by Anne Miranda and our Monster Math activity.
Pumpkin Eye by Denise Fleming is a perfect match for our Dry Erase Pumpkin.
Ghosts in the House! by Kazuno Kohara and our Puffy Paint Ghost.
The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda D. Williams and our Pin and Pound Pumpkins.
Mouse’s First Halloween by Lauren Thompson and Potato Print Ghosts.
Halloween Day by Anne Rockwell and our Touch and Feel Sandpaper Pumpkin.
Mouse’s Halloween Party by Jeanne Modesitt and our Halloween party game Ghost Bottle Bowling.
Creepy Monsters, Sleepy Monsters by Jane Yolen and super fun Monster Blocks Memory Game.
Where Is Baby’s Pumpkin?by Karen Katz and Halloween Sensory Bin.
Peek-a-Boooo! by Marie Torres Cimarusti and our Toddler Texture Ghost Craft.
Dem Bones by Bob Barner and X-ray X letter Craft.
Inside a House That Is Haunted by Alyssa Satin Capucilli and Magnetic Haunted House.
Vunce Upon a Time by J. Otto Siebold and Siobhan Vivian and our Sandpaper and Felt Carrot Puzzle.
AlphaOops: H Is for Halloweenby Althea Kontis and Letter P is for Pumpkin.
10 Trick-or-Treaters by Janet Schulman and Candy Corn Math.
Skeleton Hiccups by Margery Cuyler and Marshmallow Skull Craft.
In the Haunted House by Eve Bunting and Haunted House Math
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat! by Lucille Colandro and Vampire Bat Craft.
Beneath the Ghost Moon by Jane Yolen and Puffy Paint Moon Craft.
Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli by Barbara Jean Hicks and our Broccoli Painting.
Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman and our super simple Pumpkin Glittering.
It’s Pumpkin Day, Mouse! (If You Give…) by Laura Numeroff and our Paper Plate Pumpkin craft for toddlers.
We’re Going On A Ghost Hunt by Marcia Vaughn and our Cookie Cutter Ghosts.
Maisy’s Halloween by Lucy Cousins and out Witch’s Hat Edible Craft
What did we miss? Share your favorite Halloween book or craft in comments!